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by Roger O
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Painting and Weathering Service
Replies: 189
Views: 21320

Re: Painting and Weathering Service

I think it looks fine loco, but if I was going to repaint I’d go for green as I much preferred them in green, that’s the colour I remember seeing them in on the west cost mainline.
by Roger O
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: The Hay Inclined Plane at Coalport near Ironbridge, Shropshire
Replies: 6
Views: 349

Re: The Hay Inclined Plane at Coalport near Ironbridge, Shropshire

The whole area of iron bridge is full of interest, it’s a world heritage site and has loads of museums from the Victorian Village to tar tunnel and of course all the industrial sites from ceramics, clay pies, glazed tiles to the first blast furnace and of cause the iron bridge. I buy an annual ticke...
by Roger O
Wed Nov 04, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: New Baseboards
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: New Baseboards

I know Brian let hope the enthusiasm remains now.
by Roger O
Tue Nov 03, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Baseboards
Topic: New Baseboards
Replies: 5
Views: 338

New Baseboards

Well at long last I’ve made the four 4‘x2’ base boards for the grandchildren’s layout all that’s left now is the final design for the track layout, I’m thinking putting the boards at each end side on allowing room for for a separate return lines around the back later. I did consider end to end but t...
by Roger O
Sat Oct 31, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Midland Pullman
Replies: 2
Views: 118

Re: Midland Pullman

Here is there brochure.

https://midlandpullman.com/
by Roger O
Sat Oct 31, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Midland Pullman
Replies: 2
Views: 118

Midland Pullman

These look as if they might be nice trips for next year. It looks like it statesman rail

https://youtu.be/FtyfGXJRXt0
by Roger O
Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: DCC (Digital)
Topic: Any DCC decoders to avoid?
Replies: 14
Views: 1021

Re: Any DCC decoders to avoid?

I’ve used TCS decoders a lot and have always found them very good, although I did try Lais decoders because they were very cheap at the time and found they were very good also, I never had a problem with them. The one I didn’t like were the Hornby one they were a nightmare with the wires continually...
by Roger O
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: New layout but no name yet
Replies: 57
Views: 5047

Re: New layout but no name yet

Very nice layout, now that’s as I remember the railways, weeds and old buildings, you’ve really caught the atmosphere, I love to see modelling with lots of weathering on buildings and locos. Keep up the good work.
by Roger O
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Mess Room
Topic: Freesat. Box
Replies: 35
Views: 2699

Re: Freesat. Box

John I’ve pm you can you reply ASAP please
by Roger O
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Something different
Replies: 6
Views: 733

Re: Something different

Another shot as it moved away